March 2023

March 23, 2023
The ECE Department at Rutgers University is the recipient of the 2023 Scholarship Award, a $5,000.00 gift from the 7x24 Exchange Metro NY Chapter, for its participation in the 2023 University Challenge Competition, a special event meant to create awareness about Datacenter/Mission Critical Industry and to inspire the next generation of talent in this area. The NY Chapter promotes the sharing of experiences and facilitates a better understanding of the design, implementation, and management issues involved in achieving high levels of uninterrupted infrastructure support.&
March 13, 2023
Electrical and computer engineering chair Yingying (Jennifer) Chen is the recent recipient of a prestigious N2Women Stars Award in Networking and Communication that honors her cutting-edge research outcomes in edge computing and mobile sensing.  
March 9, 2023
The National Academy of Inventors (NAI) has named Mehdi Javanmard, an associate professor in the School of Engineering Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, a senior member. He is one of 95 of the foremost emerging academic inventors identified by NAI’s member institutions to be welcomed to the 2023 class of senior members. 
March 1, 2023
A team of 12 Rutgers Security Club students made up of eight competition members and four alternates bettered 32 teams in February’s virtual Mid-Atlantic Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (MACCDC) qualifiers.  

January 2023

January 24, 2023
Five-year grant supports development of a theoretical platform for designing snapshot compressive imaging systems  Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) assistant professor Sirin Jalal has been awarded a $554,656 National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER award to provide a theoretical framework  to design, analyze, and optimize snapshot compressive imaging systems (SCI). 
January 12, 2023
ECE Assistant Professor Bo Yuan is the recipient of a new NSF CAREER award for the project titled "CAREER: SHF: Chimp: Algorithm-Hardware-Automation Co-Design Exploration of Real-Time Energy-Efficient Motion Planning." Dr. Bo Yuan is the PI on this five-year $500,000.00 project.      

December 2022

December 23, 2022
After two years, ECE Research Day was finally back on Friday, December 16 and it was a great success. This event was an excellent opportunity for ECE students and ECE PostDoc Associates to present their research projects, share their creative ideas, and network with their peers. The 52 posters were presented by graduate and undergraduate students (including summer research, internships, and co-ops), covering a diverse range of research topics. Also, five Fall 2022 Capstone teams had a chance to showcase their senior design project:

November 2022

November 15, 2022
The annual Ashok and Yohavalli Sethu Electrical and Computer Engineering Scholarship has been awarded to Nandana Pai and Adam D'Souza.

October 2022

October 10, 2022
Dario Pompili has been promoted to Full Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computing Engineering in the School of Engineering, effective July 1, 2019.  As Dario will continue to build his career at Rutgers, our warmest thanks for what he does at Rutgers and we look forward to his continuous excellent contributions to the ECE department and the School of Engineering. Congratulations, Dario!